Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00062834
Taxon: Denmoza rhodacantha Britton & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Joni Ward      
Date: 2006-05-23
Locality: Argentina, Maricopa County: Grown in cultivation at Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, N 33 deg 27' 33'', W 111 deg 56' 35'', 1200 ft., 366 m: accession number 1993 0303 0102; originally received as a plant as part of the Fred Kattermann Chilean collection, originally collected from Argentina, Mendoza.
-33  -69.166667 +-10000m.  WGS84
Description: Flowers collected in the morning and afternoon, flower diameter 13-25 mm, length 61-84 mm (length includes length of filaments and stigma lobes that are exerted through tepals), outer perianth red with a hint of magenta, white fine hair on the edges, inner perianth red with magenta hue, additional flowers collected 17 April 2008; stigma lobe number 9-11, color pale magenta; stem is blue-green-gray; spines dark brown, length 45 mm; rib count 20; fleshy fruit diameter 13 mm, length 13 mm, color reddish-green, not ripe.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
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Record Id: a63fcd54-c8dd-472f-907c-3b89023043e6
Occurrence ID (GUID): a63fcd54-c8dd-472f-907c-3b89023043e6
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